- Name: Mitt Romney
- Age: 69 years old
- Height: 6ft 1in (186 cm)
- Occupation: Politician
- Net Worth: US $250 Million
- Status: Alive
Mitt Romney is an American businessman, politician and former Governor of Massachusetts. He served as the Republican Party’s nominee during the 2012 presidential election. Willard Mitt Romney was born on March 12, 1947 in Detroit, Michigan. His father, George, was the 43rd Governor of Michigan, and his mother, Lenore, was an actress and political figure. He has three siblings, Scott, Jane and Margo Lynn. Romney grew up in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, where he attended Cranbrook Schools. He earned a BA degree from Brigham Young University in 1971. Romney completed his MBA and JD from Harvard University in 1975. He was sworn into the Michigan State Bar in 1976.
Romney began his business career in the mid 1970s. He Worked at the management consulting firm ‘Bain & Company’ for a few year starting in 1977. His highest position at the firm was that of CEO. Romney co-founded the private investment firm ‘Bain Capital’ in 1984. The company has grown significantly with total assets exceeding $75 billion as of 2014. Romney served the Latter Day Saints Church as bishop of the ward (1981-86) and later as stake president (1986-94).
In 1994, Romney ran an unsuccessful bid for the U.S. Senate in Massachusetts. He was defeated by longstanding incumbent Democrat Ted Kennedy. Romney served briefly as the president of the Salt Lake Organizing Committee during the 2002 Winter Olympic Games. His success led to him being elected as the 70th Governor of Massachusetts. Romney held that office from January 2003 through January 2007. During his tenure, he enacted the health care reform legislation which resulted in near-universal health coverage for Massachusetts residents.
Romney entered the 2008 presidential race but lost the Republican Party nomination to Senator John McCain. He won the Republican primaries in 2012 but lost the general election to incumbent President Barack Obama. His vice presidential running mate was Paul Ryan. Romney was named as a potential candidate for Secretary of State under U.S. President-elect Donald Trump. The two met at the Trump National Golf Club in New Jersey, on November 19, 2016.
Mitt Romney is 6ft 1in tall and is of English, Scottish, German and French ancestry. His net worth stands at $250 million. He reportedly earned $42 million over the years 2010 and 2011 according to tax documents. Romney married “Ann Lois Davies” in March 1969. They have 5 sons, Tagg, Matt, Josh, Ben and Craig.
Mitt Romney Age, Birthday, Married
- Birth Name: Willard Mitt Romney
- Birthday: March 12, 1947
- How Old : Age: 69 years old
- Place of Birth: Detroit, Michigan, United States
- Zodiac Sign: Pisces
- How Tall : Height: 6ft 1in (186 cm)
- Occupation: Politician, Businessman
- Net Worth : Salary: US $250 Million
- Marriage(s): Ann Lois Davies
- Death-O-Meter: Alive
- Official Site: mittromney.com